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Lenovo Z2 Plus review: Nine months later

The Z2 Plus is still one of the best value propositions in India.

When Lenovo launched the Z2 Plus last October, it was one of the most affordable devices to be powered by the Snapdragon 820. The variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage cost ₹19,999 ($ 315), making it the go-to phone for those looking to find the most value for their money.

Nine months on, the Z2 Plus continues to be an attractive proposition.  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5 is going to ‘soft launch’ in Australia later this month

Aussies no longer have to go through grey market imports to get their hands on OnePlus products.

Three years after launching its first smartphone, OnePlus is all set to enter the Australian market. OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei announced in the company’s forums that the OnePlus 5 will be making its way to Australia later this month through a “soft launch program” wherein the phone will go up for sale for a limited time.

OnePlus will be  [Read More…]

The Galaxy Tab S is still great three years later

Back in July of 2014, Samsung released the Galaxy Tab S to compete directly with the iPad and iPad mini. With comparably sized screens at higher resolutions, more RAM, upgradeable storage, and unique features, Samsung was set to take Apple’s iPad line head on. Although the Tab S never quite reached the sales levels of […]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 review: 6 months later

The Redmi Note 4 has held up really well after 6 months of use.

6 months after its release, the Redmi Note 4 is still one of the best phones in the budget segment in India. There are plenty of options in this category — the Moto G5 Plus is Motorola’s best effort yet, and the Honor 6X is similarly great. Then we have the likes of Smartron, with its sophomore effort considerably better than its first  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S8 review: Three months later

This is how Samsung’s 2017 flagship has held up after three months of use.

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are still top-of-mind for those looking to buy a flagship phone today, so it’s hard to believe they’ve actually been available for a full three months already. Our initial review was published on April 18, and I’ve been using the phone since that week. Naturally I’ve hopped around to other phones in that time, but continued coming back  [Read More…]

Sprint Flex lets you lease a new smartphone now, buy or upgrade later

Do I really want to own this phone?

When you’re upgrading to a new device, it can be hard to know if it’s a device you’ll want to keep for a few years, especially if you haven’t held it and played with it yet.

When you upgrade, though, most carriers have two plans and want you to pick one: installments to own the phone or monthly fees to lease the phone. So what if you chose the latter but  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ in Coral Blue supposedly landing at Best Buy later today

Last month, we reported that the Coral Blue Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ should arrive in the US this summer. Now Droid Life tells us the phones should become available for purchase via Best Buy – which will exclusively offer them – later today. The information was provided by a reliable source. We’re told Best […]

Jolla to start offering Sailfish OS for Sony Xperia X later this month

Remember that back in March, Jolla announced its intention of porting its Sailfish OS to some of Sony’s Xperia devices. Initially, we were told to expect a community release from Jolla for Xperia X by the end of June 2017. Obviously, the launch did not happen, but the Jolla has updated the blog with some […]

An affordable Project Fi-compatible phone is coming later this year

Google’s experimental wireless service, Project Fi hasn’t been around for long, so naturally it comes with its fair share of limitations. Perhaps the most important one is that Google offers only a handful of Project Fi-compatible devices including the Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X and Nexus 6. But what about folks who can’t […]

Samsung Galaxy Note8 tipped to arrive later in September with $900+ price tag

A few days ago we told you a recent report claimed the Samsung Galaxy Note8 will be unveiled during an event in New York on August 26. But reliable leakster Evan Blass now paints a different picture through a recent article for Venture Beat. According to sources, the phone will go official in the second […]